Panel Backs Task Force On Missing And Murdered Black WomenThe task force would be similar to a panel created by the Legislature two years ago to address the disproportionately high numbers of murdered and missing Indigenous women.
Group Continues Weekly Rallies At State CapitolThis week's event focused on censorship. Attendees say they're worried about rights being taken away and people being censored by having their social media accounts removed.
Minnesota Looks At Increasing Capitol Security In Wake Of Protests Over The Last YearDepartment of Public Safety Commissioner John Harrington said there were 117 protests or rallies at the capitol in 2020, which is about one every three days.
'Pretty Mild Protest': Beefed-Up Minn. Capitol Security Heavily Outnumbers Handful Of DemonstratorsHundreds of Minnesota National Guard and Minnesota State Patrol officers are standing by at the Minnesota State Capitol, discouraging any possible unrest ahead of this week's inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.
State Capitol Prepares For Political Violence This WeekendLocal law enforcement leaders say they're in regular communication with county, state and federal officials to coordinate and prepare for what's ahead.
Small Pro-Trump Crowd Gathers At Minnesota CapitolState Patrol officers stood in a line and guarded the steps of the Minnesota Capitol on Saturday, as roughly 100 supporters of President Donald Trump gathered to protest the results of the 2020 election.
Election Results Set Stage For Further Gridlock At Minnesota CapitolWith little change in the balance of power, Democrats and Republicans are likely to continue to struggle to find common ground on major issues.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: State Senate Employee Tests Positive For COVID-19A Minnesota Senate employee has tested positive for COVID-19.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Experts Weigh In On The Latest COVID-19 TestingSome of the world's leading experts on COVID-19 testing offered some sobering and encouraging news.
‘What If I Get Shot?’: Kids Rally For Gun Control At Minnesota CapitolHundreds of children marched on the State Capitol in St. Paul Wednesday demanding an end to gun violence.
Inside The Minnesota Legislature’s ‘Cone Of Silence’Minnesota lawmakers promised on opening day of the 2019 session to make it the most open, transparent one ever. 5 months later, the $48 billion budget deal was brokered by Minnesota's three most powerful politicians after weeks of closed-door meetings -- without public scrutiny.
Minnesota Legislature Passes $48B Budget In Special SessionThe Minnesota Legislature ended its special session Saturday after approving a $48 billion budget to fund state government for the next two years.
After Negotiations Go Late, Budget Talks To Reconvene At MN Capitol WednesdayThere's no deal yet, but budget talks will continue at the Minnesota Capitol.
DFLer Stages House Floor Sit-In To Protest Lack Of Gun Control ReformA Minnesota lawmaker is holding an all-day, all-night protest vigil at the State Capitol.
Minn. House Looks To Revamp Harassment Rules In WorkplaceThe push to revamp the internal policies came after sexual misconduct allegations against two state lawmakers who resigned last year.